All-Big East (second team) selection...started every game at DT...has 54 tackles, including 13.5 TFLs and 5.5 sacks...returned his first career interception 47 yards in the season opener against Buffalo... has forced two fumbles...had career-high 10 tackles at Rutgers, including two TFLs and an eight-yard sack...had five tackles, two TFLs and a sack vs. Syracuse.
Started all 13 games at defensive tackle...had 57 tackles, 9.0 TFLs and 7.5 sacks...had career-high eight tackles in three different games, including Cincinnati, Connecticut and West Virginia...had career-high three sacks vs. New Hampshire...had two sacks against West Virginia. Career Highs: Tackles: 8 three times, most recent vs. Cincinnati (12/4/10); Sacks: 3 vs. New Hampshire (9/11/10).
Played in 12 games as a reserve defensive tackle...compiled 12 tackles, five TFLs, four sacks and one blocked kick...posted career-high numbers against Syracuse with three tackles, two sacks and a forced fumble...also had sacks against USF and Louisville...blocked a field goal at NC State.
Lettered in his first active season, playing in four games...had one tackle vs. Louisville.
A two-way starter for Penn Manor as a tight end and defensive end...two-time first team All-Lancaster-Lebanon League...named to The Associated Press Pennsylvania Class AAAA All-State Team (third team)...earned three letters under Coach Bob Forgrave...selected to play in the Tri-County All-Star Game...also lettered in track and field.
Peter Charles Alecxih III, born 2/10/89, is the son of Peter and Alecia Alecxih Jr...has two brothers...grandfather, Peter Alecxih Sr., was a defensive tackle for Navy.
- 2011 ALL-BIG EAST CONFERENCE SECOND TEAM (COACHES): DL Chas Alecxih, Pittsburgh, Sr., has been selected All-BIG EAST Conference Second Team for the 2011 college football season as chosen by the league's eight head coaches. As a second team honoree, Alecxih (Lancaster, Pa./Penn Manor) is one of Pitt's most disruptive players on defense. The senior defensive tackle is fourth on the team in tackles with 54, recording 13.5 tackles for loss for minus-56 yards, and has 5.5 sacks. Alecxih has also five quarterback hurries, broken up four passes and has forced two fumbles. His first career interception came against Buffalo with a 47-yard return. - Pittsburgh football
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